Sky Sox in the Community: 1/28 – 2/1

In a little over two months the Colorado Springs Sky Sox will take the field for their first game of the 2013 season.  In preparation for the upcoming season Sox the Fox and the Sky Sox staff have been busy attending various events in the community. Just last week Sox made an appearance at the…

2012 Season Standouts

2012 SEASON REVIEW: The Sky Sox have already posted the seventh most wins in team history at 75, and the 12th winning season in the Sky Sox 25-year history.  The Sky Sox set team records for strikeouts in a season with 1070 and counting, while also setting a new high in team doubles 344 and…

Sky Sox 9/2 Notebook

NEW DOUBLES RECORD: With three doubles in last night’s win, the Sky Sox set a new team single season record for doubles with 342 on the year and counting, passing the previous mark of 340 set in the 2004 season (a team that featured three players with 40+ doubles: Garrett Atkins (43), Clint Barmes (42)…

Sky Sox 8/30 Notebook

TULO LOVES THE SPRINGS: Rockies shortstop Troy Tulowitzki homered for the second time in as many games with the Sky Sox this season with his game-tying solo shot in yesterday’s loss, and in his five at-bats in Colorado Springs this year he has reached base in four (good for an OPS of 2.800 this season…

Sky Sox 8/22 Notebook

BRENDAN ON BASE: Sky Sox infielder Brendan Harris currently ranks fifth in the league in on-base percentage at .410, but in the month of August Harris leads the the Pacific Coast League with a .520 on-base percentage (he and Albuquerque’s Tim Federowicz are the only players above .500).  Harris owns the third best batting average…

Sky Sox 8/15 Notebook

STARTING OFF RIGHT AT HOME: With last night’s win the Sky Sox collected their 11th straight home series opener win, setting a new franchise record for consecutive home series opener wins.  The previous record was set in the 1994 season at ten games (the Sox also won their home opener in the playoffs that season)…

Sky Sox 8/14 Notebook

CUDDYER RETURNS TO SECURITY SERVICE FIELD FOR FIRST TIME SINCE 2002: Rockies outfielder Michael Cuddyer will start a Major League Rehab assignment with the Sky Sox today, and will be making his first ever appearance for the Sox. Cuddyer last played a minor league game in 2008 when he rehabbed with the Rochester Red Wings…

Sky Sox 8/11 Notebook

CARRER YEAR FOR BROWN: Sky Sox outfielder Andrew Brown hit his team-leading 23rd homer of the season in last night’s win, and his third in the last six games since rejoining the Sky Sox on August 4.  The 23 homers is a career high for Brown in his six professional seasons, one of many career…

Sky Sox 8/10 Notebook

BROWN’S STREAKS AT SECURITY SERVICE: Sky Sox outfielder Andrew Brown has the longest active home-hitting streak in the league at 18 games, which he started on June 9 against Sacramento.  It is the second longest home hitting streak by any player this season in the Pacific Coast League, trailing only Reno’s Jake Elmore who had…

Sky Sox 8/8 Notebook

CULBERSON FITTING RIGHT IN:  New Sky Sox infielder Charlie Culberson, who was acquired by the Colorado Rockies in exchange for Marco Scutaro nearly two weeks ago, has a hit in all of his first seven games with the Sky Sox since July 31.  Since his first game against his former team the Fresno Girzzlies on…